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CRISIS INTERVENTION ADVOCACY: Requires 60 hours of training plus a one year commitment to the Hotline. Training is held twice per year in English and once per year in Spanish. Female Advocates cover a weekly six hour shift on the 24-hour Hotline and provide crisis counseling, information, advocacy and accompaniment to survivors of sexual assault and their families and friends. Male and teen advocates also provide support to survivors and their loved ones, as well as serving as educators on our Speaker's Bureau.

Our 2014 Crisis Intervention training schedule is:

  • Spanish: Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 3 - August 28, 2014. 6:00pm to 8:30pm. Deadline to apply is May 30th. Please call (805) 963-6832 ext. 19 for more information!

  • English: Tuesdays and Thursdays, October 7 - December 9, 2014. 6:00pm to 9:30pm. Please call (805) 963-6832 ext. 19 for more information!

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    SEXUAL ASSAULT AWARENESS MONTH
    Help create a powerful community campaign to prevent sexual violence. Call 963-6832 ext. 12 for more information. Campaign committee meetings take place November-May.

    LONG-TERM COUNSELING: Requires completion of Hotline training plus 20 additional hours of training. Provide individual and / or group counseling to survivors of sexual assault and their families and friends.

    OFFICE SUPPORT: Requires attendance at an orientation session. Assist SBRCC staff with general office tasks such as answering phones, filing, mailings, errands, Xeroxing, recycling, distributing flyers, word processing, etc.

    SPEAKER'S BUREAU: Requires completion of Hotline training plus 12 hours of training. Make education and prevention presentations to schools, colleges, community groups or staff information tables at various events.

    NEWSLETTER STAFF: Help produce SBRCC's newsletter, Outcry! by providing research, writing, layout, editing, layout and design.

    FUNDRAISING: The Center raises almost 50% of its annual budget. Help is needed with grant writing, event planning, direct donor solicitation, fund raising receptions, planned giving and direct mail appeals.

  • RAPE CRISIS ADVOCATE APPLICATIONS & DESCRIPTIONS

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